Today’s launch of Sony Xperia Z2 clearly has its impact on the pricing of Samsung Galaxy S5. Samsung keeps reducing the price of its flagship device after each and every new launch from competing brands. The last time we saw the prices drop was when HTC One M8 was launched in the country.
Sony India’s today’s launch made them to drop the price further to Rs. 41,425. The phone is now available from ebay for this price. This a massive discount from the original price of Rs. 51,500. Interestingly, it is the price of the black version which is seeing much of the discount.
To keep the interest high the company do have plans to launch a better Galaxy S5 called Galaxy S5 prime which is rumored to feature a QHD display. Two days ago we also found the launch of a Copper Gold colored Galaxy S5 in the market.
The launch of the upcoming LG G3 could further hurt the price of this flagship device as it is rumored to feature a QHD display and much more. Samsung themselves had their QHD display plans which did not work out in the last minute due to some internal compatibility issues.
The out cry of the higher price of Galaxy S5 was heard from the day it was launched. The latest price drops truly suggests that the priced deserved some correction. The current price is somewhat competitive. Those looking for a smartphone with good features here is your opportunity to get one.